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Via Bolzano, Santa Maria di Leuca, Castrignano del Capo, Italy
+39 0833 758238
07:00 - 02:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a late lunch here a few days ago. Not too much choice if your not a fish eater. We opted for pasta dishes. The food was hot and tasty. Service could have been much better. Granted our Italian is non existent and we don't expect people to speak English but it was clear that we were asking for... More 

Thank CathrynSanders
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by our hotel, we had a lovely dinner here. Great seafood starters, lovely fresh pasta dish (which they were happy to split for us as we wanted to share) and a good selection of fish and meat main courses. Lovely wine selection. Overall a very nice meal at a reasonable price.

Thank Fiona D
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Friendly service and quickly seated outside in a shady area shielded for the direct sunshine. Views are nothing special as the building next door is being demolished - ha ha - but concentrated on the food. The small town densest eem to have much choice out of season, so we chose this place from 3 others. It was fine. One... More 

Thank jeffbanksUk
Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We've been there for lunch, we took some pasta and some steaks. There were good, correct dishes but not impressive. The setting was nice and overall an ok experience but I wouldn't return.

Thank domnitarugina
The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic raw fish and shrimps. The rest was less impressive, but I should add that we did not have primi nor secondi. Excellent white wine.

Thank Jacques G
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19 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I have been here and ate "gamberoni al sale". Were very good but for sure you need also an antipasto or primo to eat. The prices are different from the ones they wrote on internet( their site) To mention also that they have mainly raw fish so read before the reviews and the menu. The stuff and services are excellent,... More 

Thank Alexa M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The red wine is fantastic. The staff is friendly but the communiction was a little bit difficult :) We were here second time and we were not disappointed. I recommend to everyone.

Thank edinalovonyak
Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The meal was tasty, the staff was nice but the service a bit slow in my opinion, also didn't bring the dishes combinations at the same time. The restaurant looks nice inside. We enjoyed.

Thank JoaoR0ch4
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice food and staff very friendly, the fried seafood platter was very nice and not too overpriced Worth the visit, try to book a table close to the beach becauSe the tables on the top of the hill are a little too hot in summer but still nice

Thank Juliana R
Orlando, Florida
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152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

While driving the coast of Italy we came across this little town where many people were gathered eating sea urchin. A man stands outside just opening them as fast as they are eating. I tried one but not to my liking. I order the calamari which was fantastic and the mussels. Very good for a good price. Not a fancy... More 

Thank Rosanne M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bolzano, Santa Maria di Leuca, Castrignano del Capo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Castrignano del Capo  >  Santa Maria di Leuca
  • Phone Number: +39 0833 758238

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?